Tag: money

  • Verrency signs long-term innovation services deal with volt bank

    Australian global payments innovation provider Verrency has signed a significant long-term deal with volt bank, Australia’s first independent 100% digital bank. The multi-year agreement enables volt bank to leverage Verrency’s cloud-based payments innovation platform and services marketplace to enable cost-effective delivery of a multitude of value-added services to its customers. The agreement comes on the… Read more »

  • New digital bank will provide first genuine alternative to Big Banks

    Australians will soon have a genuine alternative to the Big Four banks, with the launch of 86 400. Worked on under stealth for the past two years and announced publicly for the first time today, 86 400 has been investing heavily in proprietary technology to build a more efficient, digital bank. Among its 60-strong team, it boasts UK… Read more »

  • Ready for the payments revolution?

    The advent of digital, mobile and social media has integrated finance into the daily life of the individual in a way it never was before and given the pace of technological, commercial and regulatory change, it is impossible to guess where payments will be in the coming decades. A few broad trends, however, are likely… Read more »

  • Should businesses accept cryptocurrencies as payment?

    Cryptocurrencies are quickly gaining more mainstream acceptance, and their use for payment is growing which is likely due to an increase in people becoming better educated about Bitcoin, how it works, the benefits it can offer and all the drama with it. Businesses who provide the option of cryptocurrency as a legitimate payment method enjoy… Read more »

  • The Bitcoin conversation is not over yet

    Bitcoin is the buzzword lately, circulating the air like the pollens in spring. It is not breaking news, as bitcoin has been the conversation among the business community for a while. Lately, the conversation is getting more attention. According to Google Trends, the interest on bitcoin is the highest this year. Let’s explore some of… Read more »